Category: Interviews

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10/21/14 Stephen Zunes

Stephen Zunes, a professor of Politics and chair of Middle Eastern Studies at the University of San Francisco, discusses Congress’s bipartisan effort to undermine war crimes investigations of Israel’s war on Gaza.

10/20/14 Gene Healy

Gene Healy, a vice president at the Cato Institute, discusses his article “The Forever-War President: Obama’s ‘Transformational’ War Powers Legacy.”

10/20/14 Gareth Porter

Gareth Porter, an award-winning journalist and historian, discusses the IAEA’s renewed focus on a long-ago-debunked document that supposedly provides evidence of a clandestine Iranian nuclear weapons program.

10/17/14 Jonathan Landay

Jonathan Landay, a McClatchy Foreign Staff journalist, discusses the New York Times report about chemical weapons found in Iraq between 2004-2011; and why the Bush administration is still wrong about active WMD programs – the supposed reason for invasion.

10/17/14 Jason Ditz

Jason Ditz, news editor for, discusses the latest events in Libya.

10/17/14 Gareth Porter

Gareth Porter, author of Manufactured Crisis: The Untold Story of the Iran Nuclear Scare, discusses his article “When the Ayatollah Said No to Nukes.”

10/16/14 Scott McConnell

Scott McConnell, a founding editor of The American Conservative, discusses why the Middle East doesn’t matter very much to American security and shouldn’t dominate our foreign policy.

10/16/14 Peter Van Buren

Peter Van Buren, a TomDispatch regular and author of We Meant Well, discusses the Seven Worst-Case Scenarios in the Battle with the Islamic State.

10/15/14 Anand Gopal

Anand Gopal, author of No Good Men Among the Living, discusses the psychological damage of US drone strikes in Pakistan; and the depraved warlords preparing to take power in Afghanistan once US forces depart.

10/15/14 Jason Ditz

Jason Ditz, news editor of, discusses ISIS’s takeover of Iraq’s Anbar Province, including a key air base.

10/13/14 Dahr Jamail

Dahr Jamail, a Truthout staff reporter, discusses Baghdad’s vulnerability to an ISIS siege; why the US can’t get its Middle East allies to cooperate in the fight against the Islamic State; and his article “Iraqi Doctors Call Depleted Uranium Use ‘Genocide.’”

10/10/14 Will Grigg

Will Grigg, blogger and author of Liberty in Eclipse, discusses his article “‘Crush the Seed of Ishmael’: A ‘Final Solution’ to the ‘Muslim Problem.’

10/09/14 Michael Klare

Michael Klare, a professor of peace and world security studies at Hampshire College, discusses his article “Obama’s New Oil Wars: Washington Takes on ISIS, Iran, and Russia.”

10/09/14 Clive Stafford Smith

Clive Stafford Smith, founder and Director of Reprieve, discusses the annual World Day Against the Death Penalty; the 70 year old man on death row in Pakistan for blasphemy; and the Guantanamo force-feeding trial.

10/07/14 Reese Erlich

Reese Erlich, author of Inside Syria, discusses his article on the myths about Obama’s latest war in Syria and Iraq.

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